Brisbane flood, right bank, 1893

1 January 1893
15 April 2015
15 April 2015
Survey Office

Collection of the Museum of Lands, Mapping and Surveying 

10 chains to an inch

Brisbane flood, right bank, 1893. Produced by the Survey Office, this map shows the extent of the 1893 flood on the right bank of the river through West End and South Brisbane. Drawn on existing sheet maps, only one side of the river is shown. Field staff had responsibility for surveying different parts of the city from which a single map could be compiled. This map was stamped by the Survey General’s Office 3 May 1893.

Members of South Brisbane Branch of the Red Cross Society, 1919 The South Brisbane Branch was formed in August 1914 and continued its volunteer work throughout the war.

Collection of John Oxley Library, Brisbane

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